The University of Edinburgh is now part of a consortium of 8 Universities which have been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to support postgraduate studentships and training in the Arts and Humanities in Scotland. Under this Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) Scheme, the consortium - comprised of the Universities of Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, St Andrews, Stirling, Strathclyde and Glasgow School of Art - will consider applications for doctoral studentship awards.
Further details of the DTP can be found here:
The University of Edinburgh is also part of a separate consortium of Universities across the UK which have been awarded AHRC funding to support a Doctoral Training Centre in the Celtic Languages. This consortium will consider applications for doctoral studentship awards in the specific field of Celtic Languages.
Further details can be found here:
To be considered for an AHRC award, please apply for admission to the University via the relevant School of study. Subject areas will have their own application deadlines. PhD students within the eligible subject areas who are currently in their first year of study are eligible to apply.
For further details on admission procedures and eligible subject areas for AHRC funding, please refer to the relevant School of study.
To apply for a scholarship you must first apply for admission for an eligible programme of study at the University of Edinburgh.
Once you have applied for admission you will receive your University Username (UUN). Your UUN is the letter 's' followed by your matriculation number; for example, s0987654.
Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application. Deadline dates depend on the programme of study and applicants should contact the relevant School of study as listed above.
Please refer to the AHRC PHD Studentships 2015 Guidance Notes below when making your application.
This award is now closed for applicants intending to study with all Schools except the School of Geosciences. The deadline for that School is 30 January 2015.
Please note that you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh and have full EASE authentication.
Applicants will be notified by 9 February 2015 if they have been selected to go forward to the AHRC selection panels.
This article was published on May 4, 2010